Alabama News | Apr. 28 2016

Playground safety at church important for children’s physical, spiritual health

Every year more than 200,000 kids go to hospital emergency rooms with playground-related injuries, according to the National Program for Playground... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 25 2016

County sheriff urges churches to develop plan for securing offerings

Church offerings are becoming a frequent target for thieves. In recent years a safe containing church offerings was stolen from a Mobile church.... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 14 2016

Grief ministry workshop coming April 28

For ministers interested in establishing or expanding a grief ministry, “A Necessary Grief: Essential Tools for Leadership in Bereavement... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 4 2016

Shoals area prayer rally leaders hope to spur spiritual awakening

On the first Thursday of May, millions around the nation gather annually to observe the National Day of Prayer (NDP). This year in North Alabama,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 4 2016

Ministers must be wise in tax planning because of new regulations

The most frequent question he’s asked by bivocational ministers is, “Can I take all my salary as a housing allowance?” Lee... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 28 2016

Alabama Baptists learn how to respond to threat of physical violence in church

"The craziness happens,” Mark Wakefield said. “It’s there and you’ve got to do something.” Citing recent examples... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 8 2016

Reaching ‘refugees from sexual revolution’ means focusing on gospel

Because “we are all broken … we are to reach out in Jesus’ name and in the love of Christ to sexual sinners everywhere and... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 8 2016

State Evangelism Conference speakers urge Christians to stand firm, stand out

The culture may be changing and separating more and more from evangelical Christians, but that only emphasizes the importance of standing firm... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 8 2016

Sharing music that surrounds God’s Word, Harris’ ulterior motive

He may have his name in the Gospel Music Hall of Fame, the Amateur Radio Hall of Fame and the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame, but all those accolades... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Feb. 25 2016

Annual State Evangelism Conference seeks to renew, refresh ministry leaders

So often ministry leaders give and give without slowing down long enough to do a little receiving. That’s why the annual Alabama Baptist... [READ MORE]